Pottawattamie County Campground

Find Pottawattamie County Iowa campgrounds. Campgrounds provide information about camping, tent camping, ReserveAmerica, KOA, RV resorts, campsites, and cabins.


Honey Creek Campground 28120 145th Street Crescent IA 51526 712-545-9400


Wilson Island Campground 32801 Camp Ground Lane Missouri Valley IA 51555 712-642-2069

About Pottawattamie County Campgrounds

Pottawattamie County Campgrounds are designated locations that allow for temporary outdoor living, generally involving overnight stays in Pottawattamie County, IA. Campgrounds may be publicly or privately owned.

You may contact a Campground for questions about:
  • Pottawattamie County Public and Private Campgrounds
  • Campsites, tent sites, and cabins
  • Pottawattamie County Campground amenities and facilities
  • Campground reservations and fees
  • Campground resorts
Pottawattamie County Public Campgrounds

There are approximately 11,400 public Campgrounds in the United States, which are managed by federal, Iowa state, or local Pottawattamie County government agencies. Most of these Campgrounds are located in state or national forests and parks. Campgrounds on federal lands are usually managed by the National Parks Service, the National Forest Service, or the Bureau of Land Management. Campgrounds on Iowa state lands are most often managed by the state's conservation or environmental agency responsible for state parks in Pottawattamie County.

Pottawattamie County Private Campgrounds

Privately owned Campgrounds can be found in Iowa. Kampgrounds of America (KOA), for example, owns approximately 500 Campgrounds throughout the U.S. Most private Campgrounds are either Recreational Vehicle Parks or Campground Resorts. Privately owned Campgrounds can also include Pottawattamie County membership-based Campgrounds.

Campsite Amenities in Pottawattamie County, Iowa

The amenities available at Pottawattamie County Campgrounds determine the fees charged for using the facility. In addition to Pottawattamie County tent sites, Campgrounds feature cabins or similar structures for visitors, usually at an additional cost. The least developed Campgrounds, sometimes referred to as Primitive Campgrounds, provide little more than space to pitch a tent and outhouses with pit toilets. Additional amenities often include fire pits or grills for cooking, picnic tables, site lighting, garbage cans, potable water, and platforms or pads for tents. Convenience stores and bathrooms with flush toilets and showers are not uncommon at Pottawattamie County Campgrounds. Campgrounds may run programs and activities or provide access to on-site recreational equipment rentals, such as bikes, kayaks, or sporting supplies. Campgrounds in national or Iowa state parks and forests often have a Park Ranger on site.

Campground Resorts

Campground Resorts are privately owned campgrounds that offer numerous additional features not typically found in public Pottawattamie County Campgrounds. Visitors to Campground Resorts have access to spas, pools, clubhouses, game rooms, and other amenities. Tent sites are rarely offered at Campground Resorts.